A two-vehicle crash in Costa Mesa involving an Uber car resulted in injuries Sunday.
The accident happened at about 1 a.m. at the intersection of Harbor Blvd. and Wilson St. According to the Costa Mesa Police Department, the Uber car, a Toyota Scion, collided with another vehicle. Photos taken at the scene show that the damage on the Scion was to the front passenger side. Airbags in the Scion deployed.
Five people were transported to a local hospital. The driver of the Uber car was not injured. It has not been reported yet whether any of the five injury victims were Uber passengers.
The cause of the car crash is still being investigated.
If you have been injured in an accident involving an Uber car, you should speak with a personal injury lawyer about your right to compensation. Whether the Uber driver or another driver was at fault for the crash, a car accident attorney can advise you as to the next steps.
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